Celastrina argiolus iynteana   (de Niceville,[1884])


ON : Cyaniris iynteana  de Niceville,[1884]
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 52(2/4):69-70, pl.1, figs.7‰,7aŠ.
TL : Sikkim, India. (?ZSI)
Distribution : Nepal to Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Tibet.


Synonyms

Cyaniris jynteana  Moore,[1884] : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(4):524, pl.48, fig.10.  TL. Khasi and Jyntea Hills. (BMNH)
Cyaniris sikkima  Moore,[1884] : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(4):524, pl.48, fig.11.  TL. Darjiling. (BMNH)
Cyaniris victoria  Swinhoe,1893 : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 41(3):293.  TL. Shillong, Assam. (BMNH)
*Lycaenopsis argiolus var.bothrinoides  Chapman,1909 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909(2):446.  TL. no loc.
* Lycaenopsis argiolus var.puspargiolus  Chapman,1909 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909(2):446.  TL. Assam.
* Lycaenopsis argiolus var.albocaeruleoides  Chapman,1909 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1919(2):404.  TL. no loc.
Cyaniris jynteana (sic) herophilus  Fruhstorfer,1910 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):293.  TL. Sudannam. (BMNH)
Cyaniris coelestina cition  Fruhstorfer,1910 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):294.  TL. Annam. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

iynteana  ; Lectotype ‰, Sikkim, India. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (?ZSI)
jynteana  ; Lectotype ‰, Khasi Hills, India. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
sikkima  ; Holotype ‰, Darjiling, India. (BMNH)
victoria  ; Lectotype ‰, Shillong, Khasia Hills. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
bothrinoides  ; Syntypes, no locality.
puspargiolus  ; Syntypes, Assam, India.
albocaeruleoides  ; Syntypes, no locality.
herophilus  ; Lectotype ‰, Vietnam. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
cition  ; Lectotype ‰, Xom-Gom, Sud Annam. Februar. H.Fruhstorfer. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Lycaenopsis argiola jynteana (sic) ; Godfrey,1930 : 318. (North: Doi Chang / West: Hot Spring, Me Lamoung)
Celastrina argiolus jynteana (sic) ; Pinratana,1981 : 46, pl.7, figs.6‰,7Š,8‰(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Celastrina argiolus ; Ek-Amnuay et al.,2007 : 4-5, fig.L95,‰,Š. (Chiang Mai: Doi Ihtnanon)

[ LAOS ]
Celastrina argiolus jynteana (sic) ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 69, pl.99, figs.B11‰,12‰(Un). (Vang Vieng / Phatong / Nam Moh)
Celastrina argiolus iynteana ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 215, pl.109, figs.‰,‰,‰,‰,‰(Un).
  (Pak Xong / Oudomxay / Nong Het / Xam Neua)

Celastrina argiolus iynteana ; Onodera,2009b : 37. (Xieng Kouang: Nam Noen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lycaenopsis argiolus herophilus ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 872. (S.Annam)
Lycaenopsis argiola (sic) herophilus ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (Central)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.    1993.02.11   1‰       P.Sukkit       (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.    1993.02.12   1‰       P.Sukkit       (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pha Hom Pok     1991.03.08   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1987.01.29   4‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1987.01.29   1‰       A.Wakaumi      (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1987.03.29   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1983.04.03   5‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi San Yao.        1991.03.29   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.01.30   9‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.01.30   1‰       A.Wakaumi      (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.02.01   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.02   4‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.04   3‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1992.03.07   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.08   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.09   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1986.03.18   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.03.30       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.04.08       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1984.04.12   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1984.04.17       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1991.10.23   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.       1987.01.31   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.08   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.10   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.10   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.11   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.02.17   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.04.--   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.10.--   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.10.05   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.12.07   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)

[ LAOS ]
 Cham Pasak, Paksong.            1996.03.25   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)

Notes
Literature

de Niceville, C.L.A.,[1884] : On new and little-known Rhopalocera from the Indian Region.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 52(2/4):65-91. pls.1,9,10.

Moore, F.,[1884] : Descriptions of new Asiatic Diurnal Lepidoptera.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(4):521-535, pls.48-49.

Swinhoe, C.,1893 : A List of the Lepidoptera of the Khasia Hills. Part.1.
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 41(3):267-330.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1910 : Neue Cyaniris-Rassen und Ubersicht der bekannten Arten.
Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):282-305.

1999.06.25 - 2010.05.15.